Former Massachusetts prosecutor indicted for allegedly trading information for … -…

A former Middlesex assistant district attorney has been indicted for misusing his position and trading information in exchange for oxycodone pills, the state attorney general’s office announced Thursday.

A statewide grand jury indicted Stephen Gilpatric, 35, of Somerville, on three charges – unlawful gratuity, unlawfully communicating criminal offender record information, and receiving unlawful compensation, according to a news release from the AG’s (more…)

Crime Nearby: Oxycodone Bust in Massapequa Park

Massapequa Park Man Arrested in Oxy Bust

A Massapequa Park man was arrested Friday night for dealing drugs in front of his Lake Shore Drive home, Nassau County Police said. Andres Caceres, 21, allegedly sold three Oxycodone pills and when police arrested him a short time later they found seven Oxycodone pills and 133 Suboxone tablets in his bedroom. Seventh Precinct officers made the arrest (more…)

DA: Cocaine, Oxycodone Distribution Ringleader Could Face Life in Prison

Six people, including a Town of Brookhaven employee, were busted Thursday for their participation in a cocaine and Oxycodone ring and face serious penalties, including life in prison.

A joint investigation by the Suffolk County District Attorney’s office and the Suffolk County Sherriff’s Departmen began in January 2012 but law enforcement only began using wiretaps since September, according to Suffolk County District (more…)